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Rio de Janeiro to Lima (via Pantanal) Travel Pass

See the best highlights of Brazil, Uruguay, Argentina, Chile, Bolivia, and Peru, by going along the Atlantic Coastline, across the Argentine Plains, and traversing the Andes Mountains.

Tour Highlights

  • Discover Lima, La Paz, Sucre, Montevideo, Buenos Aires, and Rio on guided tours
  • Stay with an indigenous family on the floating islands of Lake Titicaca
  • Feel the awe-inspiring power of the immense Iguazu Falls
  • Trek the epic Colca Canyon on a 3-day guided tour
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$3,095.00

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Tour Information

Inclusions:

  • Carioca City Tour
  • Lopez Mendes Boat & Trekking Experience
  • Schooner Boat Trip
  • The Hidden Gems of Sao Paulo
  • Pantanal Adventure 4D/3N (Bonito to Corumba)
  • Sucre Cooking Class & Cocktail Making with a Local
  • Uyuni Salt Flats & Desert Adventure 3D/2N (Uyuni to Uyuni)
  • La Paz Local Explorer
  • Lake Titicaca & Luquina Homestay 2D/1N
  • Market & Cooking Class with a Local
  • Colca Canyon Trekking 2D/1N
  • Huacachina Sand-Buggy & Sand-Boarding
  • Ballestas Islands Sightseeing Boat Ride (from Paracas)
  • Lima with a Local on a Bike

Departures:

2023-12-07, 2023-12-08, 2023-12-09, 2023-12-14, 2023-12-15

Itinerary

Day 1: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

This is the perfect Rio City tour as you will get the chance to see and feel Rio de Janeiro, from the beautiful beach neighbourhoods, to the Tijuca Forest, up to the impressive Christ Redeemer Statue.

Day 2: Ilha Grande, Brazil

Transfer from Rio de Janeiro to Ilha GrandeYou will be picked up at your accommodation for a private transfer to the ferry terminal in time for your departure.(There’s no 1:30 bus on 24/12 and 31/12; and 07:00 bus on 01/01)

Day 3: Ilha Grande, Brazil

Travel via boat to Lopes Mendes beach, considered one of the most beautiful beaches in Brazil. It is a 3 km long beach of white sand, clear water with waves and wild nature, all part of an environmental protected area.

Day 4: Paraty, Brazil

Transfer from Ilha Grande to ParatyYou will be picked up at your accommodation for a private transfer to the ferry terminal in time for your departure.(There’s no 17:30 bus on 24/12 and 31/12; and 10:00 bus on 01/01)

Day 5: Paraty, Brazil

Experience the beauty that Brazil has to offer. On this trip you will enjoy island hopping within the bay of Paraty. Your boat will stop at several relaxing and beautiful sandy beaches where you can go for a swim, or grab your snorkel gear to discover the tropical marine life off of the rocky shorelines.

Day 6: Sao Paulo, Brazil

Transfer from Paraty to Sao PauloYou will be picked up at your accommodation/meeting point for your shuttle transfer to Sao Paulo, where you’ll be dropped off at your next accommodation/meeting point.

Day 7: Sao Paulo, Brazil

Embark on an exciting walking tour that will put you in context with the reality of Sao Paulo with some social, political and cultural insights. Connect with the rich history, the inspiring culture, the effervescent food and drink scene, at one of the most diverse city in the world!

Day 8: Sao Paulo, Brazil

Transfer from Sao Paulo to Campo GrandePlease make your own way to the bus station to catch your bus to Campo Grande.

Day 9: Bonito, Brazil

Transfer from Campo Grande to BonitoYou will be picked up at your accommodation/meeting point for your shuttle transfer to Bonito, where you’ll be dropped off at your next accommodation/meeting point.

Day 10: Bonito, Brazil

Depart Bonito on a shuttle for Pantanal.

Day 11: Pantanal, Brazil

You will enjoy tons of included activities such as boat trips along the river, night safari by boat, horseback riding, fishing for Piranha, walking tours, jeep safaris, alligator spotting and canoeing.

Day 12: Pantanal, Brazil

Enjoy the activities included in your package

Day 13: Corumba, Brazil

Your journey comes to an end after your return transfer to Corumba.

Day 14: Puerto Quijarro, Bolivia

Transfer from Corumba to Puerto Quijarro

Day 15: Santa Cruz, Bolivia

Transfer from Puerto Quijarro to Santa CruzPlease make your own way to the train station to catch your train to Santa Cruz.

Day 16: Sucre, Bolivia

Transfer from Santa Cruz to SucreYou will be transferred to Santa Cruz airport in time for your flight to Sucre.

Day 17: Sucre, Bolivia

Experience a unique Bolivian cooking class with cocktail making experience in the heart of the beautiful white city of Sucre. Enjoy cooking and eating the delicious food you make, and through food, learn more about Bolivian culture and traditions, whilst making new friends!

Day 18: Potosi, Bolivia

Transfer from Sucre to PotosiPlease make your own way to the bus station to catch your bus to Potosi.

Day 19: Uyuni, Bolivia

Transfer from Potosi to UyuniPlease make your own way to the bus station to catch your bus to Uyuni.

Day 20: Villa Candelaria, Bolivia

Embark on a journey of a lifetime into the Uyuni Salt Flats on Day 1 and sleep overnight in a salt hotel (depending on conditions).

Day 21: Polques, Bolivia

Go deeper into the desert to see rock formations and desert landscapes with red and green-coloured lakes and native flamingos before soaking in natural hot springs in the evening.

Day 22: Uyuni, Bolivia

On your last day in the desert visit the Dali Pampas to see the landscapes that inspired this famous artist and see the Green Lagoon before returning to Uyuni, where your trip ends.

Day 23: Uyuni, Bolivia

Transfer from Uyuni to La PazPlease make your own way to the bus station to catch your bus to La Paz.

Day 24: La Paz, Bolivia

Orient yourself in Bolivia’s sprawling capital city with ease during a sightseeing tour that’s designed with first-time visitors in mind. You’ll see both major sights and hidden gems as you visit a cemetery, meet a shaman, and explore the vertiginous neighborhood of El Alto by cable car.

Day 25: Copacabana, Bolivia

Transfer from La Paz to CopacabanaYou will be picked up at your accommodation/meeting point for your shuttle transfer to Copacabana, where you’ll be dropped off at your next accommodation/meeting point.

Day 26: Puno, Peru

Transfer from Copacabana to Puno

Day 27: Luquina, Peru

You will be picked up from your accommodation and transferred to the port of Puno to board a motorboat to the charming Uros Floating Islands and Taquile Island. Later, continue on to Luquina community to meet your host family and enjoy a delicious dinner.

Day 28: Puno, Peru

Today you will discover the daily life of the local family before heading back to Puno.

Day 29: Cuzco, Peru

Transfer from Puno to CuzcoPlease make your own way to the bus station to catch your bus to Cuzco.

Day 30: Cuzco, Peru

Enjoy a free day to experience on your own

Day 31: Cuzco, Peru

Visit the San Pedro Market and get a little taste of local life in Cusco before walking to the cooking studio to experience a cooking class where you will learn how to prepare traditional Peruvian exquisite dishes, drinks, and a delicious dessert.

Day 32: Cuzco, Peru

Transfer from Cuzco to Arequipa

Day 33: Colca Canyon, Peru

Begin with a very early morning departure from Arequipa around 3:00am to reach the Colca Canyon for breakfast and to visit the “Cruz del Condor” overlook. Trek deep into the canyon through local villages and reach your lodge for a rewarding dinner.

Day 34: Arequipa, Peru

Today, follow a steep trail up to Cabanaconde and take a bus to Chivay. Soak your sore legs in the hot springs before returning to Arequipa after a challenging, but enjoyable trip.

Day 35: Arequipa, Peru

Enjoy a free day to experience on your own

Day 36: Arequipa, Peru

Transfer from Arequipa to Nazca

Day 37: Ica, Peru

Transfer from Nazca to IcaPlease make your own way to the bus station to catch your bus to Ica.

Day 38: Huacachina, Peru

Cruise to the top of 500 meter high sand dunes and go rocketing down the slopes in a sand buggy. Let go of your fears and sandboard down the steep sandy slopes with a few pointers from your local guide. Admire the breathtaking sunset over the vast desert landscape and take photos in the golden twilight before racing back to Huacachina.

Day 39: Paracas, Peru

Transfer from Ica to ParacasPlease make your own way to the bus station to catch your bus to Paracas.

Day 40: Paracas, Peru

Take a boat tour to see the impressive Candelabra geoglyph, Peruvian boobies, Humboldt penguins and abundant marine life at the Ballestas Islands archipelago. Visit the pristine Paracas Natural Reserve in the afternoon to see La Catedral rock formation and watch flamingos and parihuanas from a breathtaking scenic overlook.

Day 41: Lima, Peru

Transfer from Paracas to Lima

Day 42: Lima, Peru

Bike through Lima in a fun and active way to explore the city’s enclaves while getting a sense of local character that’s all too easily missed when touring by car. Along the way we will enjoy the awesome views, parks and spots that this part of Lima has to offer.